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The Edged Weapons topic covers news, tips, tactics and equipment officers need to defend against blade attacks. Whether it’s a butcher knife, a machete, an axe, or a pocket knife, police officers face the threat of an edged weapon attack exponentially more often than a firearm.
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May 26, 2014

Chicago police shoot knife-wielding man who chased paramedics

The man jumped on a firetruck as paramedics responded to a 911 call of a stabbed person - Full Story
May 23, 2014

NM man slits Good Samaritan's throat, killed by police

The knife-wielding man was attacking a woman when the good Samaritan stepped in to help late Thursday and was stabbed - Full Story
May 21, 2014
Video: Armed suspect shot to death by Calif. police

Video: Armed suspect shot to death by Calif. police

Cell phone video capturing a deadly encounter between Salinas officers and a suspect wielding a pair of shears has gone viral - Full Story
May 20, 2014

Calif. officer stabbed by teen during spree

Officer was stabbed multiple times while attempting to rescue the teen’s grandparents Monday - Full Story
May 19, 2014
NYPD officers fatally shoot man attacking with scissors

NYPD officers fatally shoot man attacking with scissors

The incident was the fourth police-involved shooting in the city in a week - Full Story
May 17, 2014
Calif. fire chief arrested in stabbing death

Calif. fire chief arrested in stabbing death

Orville "Moe" Fleming was arrested after a detective spotted him boarding a public bus - Full Story
May 15, 2014
Chicago man threatens cop with ice pick, rants about Freemasons

Chicago man threatens cop with ice pick, rants about Freemasons

Man charged Tuesday after he allegedly brandished an ice pick at an officer and threatened to stab him with it - Full Story
May 14, 2014
Texas man charged after throwing knife at cop's face

Texas man charged after throwing knife at cop's face

Caller reported he had been assaulted by his roommate who has mental health issues - Full Story
May 09, 2014

Minn. cop's tourniquet training saves life of woman brutally stabbed

Within the span of a few critical minutes, a convergence of skill, tourniquets and the victims' own fortitude saved the life of a University of Minnesota student - Full Story



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